Sony Pictures: News

18 May 2024

Cillian Murphy

Cillian Murphy returning for '28 Years Later'? Sony says yes!

Oscar-winning actor Cillian Murphy is confirmed to make a surprising return in the upcoming horror movie 28 Years Later, as revealed by Sony Pictures's chairman Tom Rothman during a recent interview at the Cannes Film Festival.

17 May 2024


'Silk: Spider Society' scrapped after years in development

Sony's much-anticipated live-action Spider-Man television show, Silk: Spider Society, has been canceled after several years in development.

14 May 2024


Sydney Sweeney's 'Barbarella' movie eyes scribes Jane Goldman, Honey Ross

Sony Pictures is reportedly in talks with Jane Goldman and Honey Ross to pen a new Barbarella movie featuring Sydney Sweeney.

14 May 2024


Phoebe Dynevor of 'Bridgerton' fame might lead Sony's shark thriller

Phoebe Dynevor, known for her role as Daphne Bridgerton in the popular Netflix series Bridgerton, is reportedly in talks to star in an upcoming shark thriller from Sony Pictures.

08 May 2024


'Spider-Man' trilogy director has this advice for 'Spider-Man 4' successor

Jon Watts—director of the Spider-Man trilogy—shared some valuable insights for his successor set to direct Spider-Man 4.

01 May 2024

OTT releases

Sony Pictures enters partnership with Pakistani streaming service Begin

Sony Pictures Entertainment has inked a one-year contract with Begin, a Pakistani streaming service, Variety reported.

16 Apr 2024

Shashank Khaitan

Amit Dhanuka and Shashank Khaitan launch Mentor Disciple Entertainment

Amit Dhanuka, Star TV's former Senior Vice President, has teamed up with acclaimed Indian filmmaker Shashank Khaitan to launch Mentor Disciple Entertainment.

22 Mar 2024

OTT releases

OTT: Varun Tej's 'Operation Valentine' is streaming now

Varun Tej is a household name in Telugu films and the actor made his Bollywood debut with the bilingual film Operation Valentine.

08 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Operation Valentine' hoping for boost on weekend

Telugu films have gained great popularity in the last few years and ever since then, pan-India movies have become a household name. The film industry has seen the rise of many stars and Varun Tej is one of the promising actors.

04 Mar 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Operation Valentine' experiences okayish opening weekend

Varun Tej is a budding star in Telugu films and his latest actioner, Operation Valentine is running in theaters now. The movie also marked his debut in Bollywood and it received mixed reviews from critics and viewers.

28 Feb 2024

Warner Bros

'So You Think...': Warner Bros. buys format rights for Nordics

Sony Pictures Television recently inked a deal with Warner Bros. International Television Production to sell the format rights to the popular dance competition series, So You Think You Can Dance, for the Nordics and Benelux regions.

19 Feb 2024


Sony Pictures launches OTT service on Prime Video in India

Sony Pictures has collaborated with Amazon's Prime Video India to introduce a specialized OTT platform for entertainment seekers.

18 Feb 2024


'Spider-Man Across the Spider-Verse' bags 7 Annie Awards: Other winners

The 51st Annie Awards unfolded at Royce Hall in Los Angeles on Saturday night (local time), celebrating excellence in animation across studios.

16 Feb 2024

Ranveer Singh

'Shaktimaan': Ranveer Singh starrer's shooting timeline, release date revealed

Ranveer Singh is one of the most versatile actors of this generation and his upcoming slate is a testament to the same.

01 Feb 2024


'Hotel Transylvania' to 'Spider-Man': Best Sony Pictures animated movies

One of the most renowned studios, Sony Pictures, has crafted a legacy of iconic films, especially animated gems, and has been captivating audiences worldwide for nearly four decades now.

19 Dec 2023


Why Sony-Zee merger may not happen anytime soon

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) announced on Tuesday that it has not yet agreed to extend the merger deadline with Zee Entertainment Enterprises.

18 Nov 2023


Apple, Disney, IBM halt X ads after Musk's antisemitic tweet

Several major tech companies, including Apple, IBM, and others, have decided to halt advertising on X after Elon Musk endorsed an antisemitic post.

16 Nov 2023


'Madame Web': Cast, release date, and everything else

Madame Web, the upcoming Sony Pictures's action-packed superhero film, is the first female-led Spider-Man spin-off scheduled to release next year at the theaters.

29 Sep 2023


Sony-Zee merger further delayed by few more months: Here's why

Sony Corporation has said that Sony Pictures Networks India's planned merger with Zee Entertainment Enterprises in India is facing delays, with completion now expected to take a few more months.

17 Aug 2023

OTT releases

OTT: 'The Wheel of Time' S02 details are out

The Wheel of Time is one of the most-watched series on Amazon Prime Video and the makers are returning with its second season on September 1, 2023.

14 Aug 2023

Upcoming Movies

'Operation Valentine': Varun Tej-led film to release on this date

Telugu superstar Varun Tej is gearing up for his Bollywood debut alongside former Miss World and actor Manushi Chhillar in Operation Valentine.

10 Aug 2023


NCLT approves Zee-Sony merger; Zee stock gains 18%

The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has given the green light for the merger of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. and Sony Pictures (Culver Max Entertainment).

09 Aug 2023


Sony Pictures makes $115M quarter profit, 71% drop from 2022

Sony Pictures Entertainment released its 2023's first-quarter financial details and the production house made $115M in operating income. However, in a shocking turn of events, this income is 71% less when compared to 2022's last quarter.

22 Jun 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Where to watch Jennifer Lawrence's 'No Hard Feelings'

Hollywood teenage sex comedies have a fan base of their own. From the likes of the American Pie franchise to Road Trip, the fandom is quite large.

20 Jun 2023


Everything about Aaron Taylor-Johnson's 'Kraven the Hunter'

Kraven the Hunter is one of the deadliest characters of Marvel Comics and now it is set for a standalone film. The makers of the upcoming superhero film released the trailer recently, and it is slated for October 6, 2023 release.

05 Jun 2023


Is 'Shaktimaan' film happening? Here's what Mukesh Khanna said

Sony Pictures International, in collaboration with Mukesh Khanna's Bheeshm International, announced in early 2022 that they would be producing the biggest Indian superhero film, Shaktimaan.

18 May 2023


Jackie Chan might star in next 'Karate Kid' film: Report

Jackie Chan has been a bonafide superstar for decades. The actor has awed viewers with his skills over the years. Chan's Karate Kid franchise is one of the most followed franchises in the world.

19 Mar 2023


5 horror films to watch before 'The Pope's Exorcist' 

Love horror films? They are scary, but what makes them scarier is they are mostly based on true events.

28 Feb 2023

Russell Crowe

'The Pope's Exorcist' trailer: True-blue horror film about Vatican exorcist

You will sleep with your lights on after watching the trailer of The Pope's Exorcist.

01 Feb 2023


'Bad Boys 4' announced; Will Smith-Martin Lawrence reunite

Sony Pictures announced the much-awaited sequel of Bad Boys starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence. This marks the fourth installment of the commercially acclaimed franchise.

27 Jan 2023

Blake Lively

Blake Lively-Justin Baldoni to lead 'It Ends with Us' adaptation

Gossip Girl actor Blake Lively is all set to star opposite Jane the Virgin actor Justin Baldoni in a romance drama based on Colleen Hoover's bestselling novel It Ends with Us. Baldoni is also directing.

05 Jan 2023

OTT releases

'The Last of Us': Everything about HBO's 2023's biggest show  

The Last of Us, a post-apocalyptic drama based on the famous Playstation video game will be finally streaming on January 15 on HBO Max.

20 Aug 2022


'Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero's Hindi version to release soon

Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero is all set to get its own Hindi version.

26 Apr 2022


'Venom 3' is being made, Sony Pictures confirms at CinemaCon

The Venom franchise starring actor Tom Hardy has a third part in the making!

19 Apr 2022


'It's All Coming Back To Me': Cast, release details, plot

It's All Coming Back to Me, starring Priyanka Chopra, finally has an update after long.

23 Sep 2021

Bill Murray

'Ghostbusters: Afterlife' to release in Indian theaters on November 19

Director Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters: Afterlife is set to be released theatrically in India on November 19, the makers announced on Thursday.

22 Sep 2021


Zee Entertainment to merge with Sony India: All details here

On Wednesday, ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEEL) said that its board has given in-principle approval to proceed with a merger with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI).

16 Sep 2021

Amazon Prime Video

'I Know What You Did Last Summer' series premieres October

Streaming platform Amazon Prime Video on Thursday announced that the upcoming mystery thriller series I Know What You Did Last Summer will premiere on October 15.

03 Sep 2021

Amazon Prime Video

Amazon's 'The Wheel of Time' to premiere on November 19

Amazon Prime Video's much-awaited series The Wheel of Time will premiere on November 19.

09 Aug 2021


'Vivo' review: Ordinary storyline with beautiful visuals, gets 3/5

Sony Pictures Animation recently dropped its first musical film, Vivo, on Netflix.

15 Jul 2021


Ram Madhvani, Sony Pictures India team up for underwater thriller

Filmmaker Ram Madhvani of Aarya fame on Thursday said he has collaborated with Sony Pictures Films India for an underwater thriller film titled Dive.

28 May 2021


Aaron Taylor-Johnson, MCU's Quicksilver, now Spider-Man nemesis 'Kraven the Hunter'?

One of Spider-Man's oldest and most iconic nemesis Kraven the Hunter is finally getting a solo film.

09 May 2021

Camila Cabello

'Cinderella' takes OTT route, to release on Amazon Prime Video

The live-action musical adaptation of Cinderella produced by Sony Pictures will be skipping the theater route.

22 Apr 2021


Disney nabs rights to Sony films after Netflix window expires

Disney has inked a deal with Sony Pictures that will make sure that all their films including Spider-Man titles hit Disney platforms after the expiry of their Netflix window.

09 Apr 2021


Catch Sony's 'Spider-Man,' 'Venom,' 'Jumanji' on Netflix, but conditions apply

Netflix has expanded its library even further.

22 Jan 2021


'No Time to Die' faces delay, won't be released soon

It seems like ages have passed since we saw the first-look images of Daniel Craig-starrer James Bond flick, No Time To Die.

12 Jan 2021


2021 to see movie delays, 'Morbius' will lead the pack

2021 has started with another round of movie delays.

03 Jan 2021


Sony Pictures getting more offers, thanks to WB's 2021 decision

"Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity," said American author H Jackson Brown Jr.

23 Oct 2020


LGBTQ film 'Happiest Season' starring Kristen Stewart coming on Hulu

LGBTQ family drama, Happiest Season, starring Kristen Stewart will skip the theater run for a streaming platform.

10 Oct 2020

Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange fills in Stark's shoes as new Spidey mentor

It's raining alternate timelines on Marvel Cinematic Universe that has now caught Spidey too.

17 Sep 2020

Social Media

Madonna to direct her biopic, co-write with Diablo Cody

The indisputable Queen of Pop, Madonna, is making and co-writing her biopic.

21 Aug 2019


Spider-Man is leaving MCU and it's all because of money

Crushing the hearts of millions of Marvel fans, Disney is parting ways with Sony Pictures' Spider-Man franchise, effectively removing your friendly neighborhood superhero from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).

08 Jan 2019


'Venom' sequel might be in the works, to feature Carnage

Our favorite anti-hero symbiote might be returning to the screens.

23 Nov 2018


Sony plans to release two Marvel movies in 2020

Sony is stepping up its game in the superhero universe as its recent Tom Hardy starring Venom movie has shown.

17 Sep 2018


'Daraar' duo Rishi Kapoor, Juhi Chawla to re-team for comedy

Actors Rishi Kapoor and Juhi Chawla are set to reunite for a family comedy.

07 Aug 2018


Hollywood film 'Alpha' to release in India on August 24

Hollywood movie 'Alpha', an epic adventure set in the last Ice Age, is going to release in India on August 24.

04 Jul 2018


When Sony uploaded entire feature-film on YouTube instead of trailer

The folks at the YouTube team of Sony Pictures must have gotten an earful from their bosses after they accidentally uploaded an entire feature film named 'Khali The Killer' on the video-sharing website.

06 Apr 2018


Facebook allowed data scraping through phone numbers for years

Facebook recently revealed that a maximum of 87 million users could have been affected by the Cambridge Analytica scandal.

01 Mar 2018


Private financiers to production houses: Bollywood's evolving business model

Multiplexes with plush recliners, differentially-priced tickets and popcorn priced over Rs. 200 - movie-watching in a theatre wasn't always like this.